alcoholize

transitive verb
al·​co·​hol·​ize
variants: also British alcoholise \ ˈal-​kə-​ˌhȯ-​ˌlīz How to pronounce alcoholize (audio) \
alcoholized also British alcoholised; alcoholizing also British alcoholising

Medical Definition of alcoholize

1a : to treat or saturate with alcohol
b : to subject to the influence of alcohol
2 : to convert into alcohol

Other Words from alcoholize

alcoholization also British alcoholisation \ ˌal-​kə-​ˌhȯl-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən, -​ˌhäl-​ How to pronounce alcoholize (audio) \ noun

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“Alcoholize.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/alcoholize. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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